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- De Gruyter 2013; US$ 168.00
Karl Holl?s edition of the anti-heretical text by Epiphanius of Salamis (Cyprus) is a classic among the editions of ancient Greek Christian writers. The work itself, which the author published under the eloquent title of ?Medicine Chest against Heresies?, contains a large number of original texts, not preserved elsewhere, produced by various Christian... more...
- Princeton University Press 2013; US$ 29.95
The 1950s religious boom was organized around the male-breadwinner lifestyle in the burgeoning postwar suburbs. But since the 1950s, family life has been fundamentally reconfigured in the United States. How do religion and family fit together today? This book examines how religious congregations in America have responded to changes in family structure,... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 114.95
Pilgrimages can be analysed as acts of conflict - such as the Crusades - or also as platforms for relationship building and rapprochement between religions. With a set of contributions from leading experts in the field, this book explores the concept of pilgrimage in Christianity, Judaism and Islam. Some specific examples of pilgrimages that helped... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 99.95
Identifying, illuminating and enhancing understanding of key aspects of women and girls' faith lives, this book represents a significant body of original qualitative research from practitioners and researchers across the UK. Contributors include new and upcoming researchers as well as more established feminist practical theologians. Chapters provide... more...
- De Gruyter 2013; US$ 140.00
Amongst books on religion and the internet, this collection is distinctive in addressing the interaction between social and mass media in the construction of contemporary religion and spirituality, and public understandings of them. Topics discussed include the implications of social media for religious authority, the implications of mediatisation... more...
- Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2013; US$ 39.95
Understanding Muslim Chaplaincy provides a lens through which to explore critical questions relating to contemporary religion in public life, and the institutionalisation of Islam in particular. Providing a rich description of the personnel, practice, and politics of contemporary Muslim chaplaincy, the authors consider the extent to which Muslim chaplaincy... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 100.00
This book offers an interdisciplinary mode of analyzing transitions from communism and planned economy to democracy and capitalism focusing on how the various social and political transformations are reflected within one hundred Romanian films produced during communism, transition, and post-transition. more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 95.00
Early Christians sought miracles from Michael the Archangel and this enigmatic ecumenical figure was the subject of hagiography, liturgical texts, and relics across Western Europe. Entering contemporary debates about angelology, this fascinating study explores the formation and diffusion of the cult of Saint Michael from c. 300-c.800. more...
- Springer 2013; US$ 39.99
Verschw√∂rungstheorien genie√?en in der Bev√∂lkerung gro√?e Popularit√§t. In den Wissenschaften haben sie hingegen einen eher schlechten Ruf 'den Leitmedien gelten sie als Ausdruck √ľberzogenen politischen Misstrauens oder gar kollektiver Paranoia. Der vorliegende Band erkl√§rt, wie diese unterschiedliche Bewertung zustande kommt und woraus der anhaltende... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 80.00
Providing a balance of empirical research and practical concerns, this book explores the definitions and historical context of spiritual abuse, outlines a process model for the different stages of spiritual abuse and includes strategies for therapists working with survivors of spiritual abuse. more...